1. Brett Oberholtzer, More to Phillies: Trade Details, Scouting Report

    In a deal that sent over closer Ken Giles to the Houston Astros , the Philadelphia Phillies acquired pitchers Vincent Velasquez, Brett Oberholtzer, a minor leaguer who is reportedly ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 2 months ago 12,048 reads 5 comments

  2. Zachary Erwin, J.B. Wendelken to Athletics: Trade Details, Scouting Report

    The Chicago White Sox struggled to score runs last season, so they added some offense Wednesday in the form of third baseman Brett Lawrie...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 3,469 reads 5 comments

  3. Asdrubal Cabrera to Mets: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Tampa Bay Rays are known for carrying a thin payroll and opted not to spend to retain All-Star shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera, who is reportedly signing with the New York Mets ...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 2 months ago 35,025 reads 68 comments

  4. Brett Lawrie to White Sox: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Chicago White Sox acquired Oakland Athletics infielder Brett Lawrie in a trade Wednesday in exchange for minor league pitching prospects Zack Erwin and J.B. Wendelken. The White Sox announced the news through their official Twitter account.

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 2 months ago 25,363 reads 58 comments

  5. Yusmeiro Petit to Nationals: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Bullpen pitcher Yusmeiro Petit burned the Washington Nationals in the postseason in 2014. Now, he will reportedly join them in 2016...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 7,079 reads 8 comments

  6. Justin Wilson to Tigers: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Detroit Tigers bullpen was a disaster last season, so the team reportedly added some reinforcements Wednesday in the form of left-handed setup man Justin Wilson...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 38,047 reads 66 comments

  7. Starlin Castro Trade Is High-Reward Risk Yankees Can Afford to Take

    The New York Yankees have taken a second base situation that impressed nobody and have addressed it with a trade that doesn't seem to be satisfying everybody. But if you're among those who are on the fence, rest assured...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 2 months ago 48,283 reads 160 comments

  8. Adam Warren to Cubs: Latest Trade Details and Scouting Report

    The Starlin Castro era is over in Chicago, after the Cubs traded the shortstop/second baseman to the New York Yankees on Tuesday night. Jon Heyman of CBSSports...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 2 months ago 19,194 reads 94 comments

  9. Dansby Swanson, Ender Inciarte, More to Braves: Trade Details, Scouting Report

    The Atlanta Braves continue to make the long-term future their focus after trading Shelby Miller and Gabe Speier to the Arizona Diamondbacks for 2015 No. 1 overall pick Dansby Swanson, outfielder Ender Inciarte and pitching prospect Aaron Blair.

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 31,690 reads 65 comments

  10. Ben Zobrist, John Lackey Deals Strong Veteran Upgrades for Title-Chasing Cubs

    The young, upstart Chicago Cubs have gotten a little longer in the tooth this offseason — and that's a good thing...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 months ago 28,388 reads 217 comments

  11. Tyler Flowers to Braves: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Adding depth to their catching stable, the Atlanta Braves agreed to a deal with veteran Tyler Flowers on Tuesday. According to Mark Bowman of MLB ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 4,583 reads 5 comments

  12. Dusty Baker Comments on Aroldis Chapman and MLB Domestic Violence Policy

    New Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker spoke Tuesday about the domestic violence allegations involving star Cincinnati Reds pitcher Aroldis Chapman and MLB 's policy on the crime...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 2 months ago 11,132 reads 0 comments

  13. Jason Motte, Chad Qualls to Rockies: Latest Contract Details and Reaction

    The Colorado Rockies attempted to bolster their bullpen Tuesday by coming to terms with a pair of veteran relief pitchers, Jason Motte and Chad Qualls ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 5,088 reads 6 comments

  14. James Shields Is Going from Bad Contract to Potential Coveted Trade Piece

    James Shields ’ downward trend started two Octobers ago. During the 2014 Kansas City Royals playoff run, Shields, the supposed ace of the staff, had a 6.12 ERA in 25 innings...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 2 months ago 13,612 reads 24 comments

  15. What Giancarlo Stanton Can Learn from Barry Bonds to Maximize Superstardom

    Imagine, if you will, the most feared slugger in recent baseball history taking pointers from the most accomplished slugger in all of baseball history. Well, you can turn off your imagination now...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 2 months ago 2,791 reads 14 comments

  16. Aroldis Chapman Allegedly Fired Gunshots, 'Choked' Girlfriend After Argument

    The baseball world thought the Cincinnati Reds had traded closer Aroldis Chapman to the Los Angeles Dodgers early Monday, but an alleged domestic violence incident reportedly halted the deal...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 113,671 reads 0 comments

  17. Jonathan Lucroy Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Brewers C's Future

    Jonathan Lucroy has been a member of the Milwaukee Brewers since he entered the league in 2010, but the team may trade him this offseason. Continue for updates. Teams 'Listening' to Lucroy Offers Monday, Dec...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 9,752 reads 37 comments

  18. Aroldis Chapman Trade Eliminates Dodgers' Urgency for a Second Elite Ace

    The Los Angeles Dodgers could not retain their Ace 2.0, so they are falling back on one of the absolute best and easily the most intimidating reliever in Major League Baseball...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 2 months ago 36,125 reads 97 comments

  19. Trevor Cahill Re-Signs with Cubs: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Chicago Cubs re-signed relief pitcher Trevor Cahill to a one-year, $4.25 million contract on Monday, per Buster Olney of ESPN.com. Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com confirmed the report, adding the deal is pending a physical...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 2 months ago 4,463 reads 28 comments

  20. How the Yankees Can Come out of the Winter Meetings as Surprise Winners

    For years, the New York Yankees won the winter the traditional way. They bought it. The Yankees are different now, and if you didn't believe it when they wouldn't enter the ...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 2 months ago 32,769 reads 54 comments

  21. Charlie Blackmon Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Rockies OF's Future

    Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reported the Colorado Rockies are open to trading outfielder Charlie Blackmon. Continue for updates. Trading Blackmon Could Upgrade Colorado's Pitching Monday, Dec...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 2 months ago 612 reads 0 comments

  22. Carlos Gonzalez Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Rockies OF's Future

    Colorado Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez is one of the best hitters in baseball, but he could be on the move in the offseason as his team looks to rebuild with an eye on the future...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 53,345 reads 89 comments

  23. Jon Niese Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Mets SP's Future

    New York Mets assistant general manager John Ricco said the team is open to trading starting pitcher Jon Niese, per Adam Rubin of ESPN.com. Continue for updates. Crowded Rotation Could Mean Niese Is Odd Man Out Monday, Dec...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 2 months ago 11,070 reads 26 comments

  24. Dodgers' Iwakuma, Utley Moves Show LA's New Free-Agent Approach Under Friedman

    Los Angeles Dodgers fans are no doubt still reeling from the loss of Zack Greinke, one half of their dominant pair of aces...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 months ago 21,475 reads 34 comments

  25. Jonathan Papelbon Reportedly Files Grievance Against Nationals

    Washington Nationals closer Jonathan Papelbon filed a grievance against the club for failing to pay him during a four-game suspension that he served during the 2015 season, according to Rob Bradford of Boston 's WEEI...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 2 months ago 33,720 reads 52 comments